That made it 3-zip Mets after just 17 German pitches.
German worked out of trouble with a runner in scoring position in the third and fourth innings. In the fourth, Kevin Plawecki doubled with two outs but German struck out Matz to end it.
There was only a little cheering early in the race, but it picked up midway through and then got very loud as Justify hit the home stretch leading the field of 10 and then hold off runner up Gronkowski by one and three-quarter lengths.
Watch our video above to here fans cheering on Justify.
Eli Manning, Davis Webb, Kyle Lauletta, Saquon Barkley, Will Hernandez, and the rest of the Giants’ rookies, quarterbacks, and selected veterans will report on July 22, with the full squad checking in for training camp checking in three days later on July 25.
[I’ve] Done this in the past, Shurmur said, of bringing in younger players and quarterbacks early. It is a great way for the rookies to get a lot more reps. It is a good way for the quarterbacks to get going. Those can be a very productive two days. Then, we will have the vets and the whole team together on the 25th.
Additionally, Shurmur confirmed reports Thursday that the Giants will hold joint practices with the Lions in Detroit leading up to the preseason contest between the teams on Friday, Aug. 17.
The next five weeks can be a nightmare for NFL coaches as the players Vintage MLB Jerseys Cheap largely scatter to their hometowns and communication is sparse, but Shurmur says that the Nike NFL Jerseys Supply message of the offseason has hopefully prepared his team for this layoff.